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MGM CEO Jim Murren speaks to reporters as MGM Springfield head Mike Mathis and Mayor Sarno look on. (WMassP&I)

MGM CEO Apologizes to His Wife, er, the City of Springfield…

UPDATED 11/1/15 10:25AM: For clarity. SPRINGFIELD—Seeking to quell the biggest public relations catastropphe since helicoptering into the city three years ago, MGM Resorts International bigwigs stood shoulder to shoulder with Mayor Domenic Sarno and reaffirmed their commitment to the city and the multimillion dollar casino

From left, CDO Kevin Kennedy, Mayor Domenic Sarno & City Solicitor Ed Pikula in September. (WMassP&I)

Unexpectedly, MGM Springfield Won’t Tower over Anything…

UPDATED 10/1/15 2:07AM: To reflect a correction. A previous version of this post credited MGM’s new rendering to us, when in fact it is MGM’s image obtained via the Springfield city website. SPRINGFIELD—The skyline will not undergo any dramatic changes when MGM Springfield opens after design

Ivelisse Gonzalez before the Springfield Library's meet & greet. (via Facebook/non-campaign)

The Message is in Ivelisse Gonzalez’s Mayoral Campaign…

UPDATED 10:16am: For grammar. This post is the third in a series on Springfield mayoral candidates ahead of the September 8 preliminary. SPRINGFIELD—With less than two days before the polls open, Ivelisse Gonzalez appeared pragmatic about her first bid for public office. Though hopeful about her